Trajenta (Linagliptin) - 5mg (10 Tablets)

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  • General Info
  • How To Use
  • Dosage
  • Side effects
  • Precautions

Brand Name : Trajenta

Generic Name: Linagliptin |

Manufacturer : Boehringer Ingelheim

About Trajenta: Trajenta (Linagliptin) is an anti-diabetic medication that is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Each tablet of Trajenta contains 5 mg of Linagliptin which is the active component in this drug. Linagliptin is a kind of diabetic medication also known as dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor. It helps to control blood sugar by increasing the amount of glucagon-like peptide-1 and glucose-dependent insulinotropic peptide. These two hormones are produced naturally in the body and are responsible for stimulating the production of insulin which increases blood sugar in the body. Insulin is responsible for regulating levels of glucose in the blood.

How to use Trajenta

Trajenta (Linagliptin)tablets are ingested orally with a glass of water. The tablet should be taken the whole and not crushed or broken as this may affect how the drug is absorbed in the body. Doctors recommend taking one tablet of Trajenta (Linagliptin) daily. However, patients should seek for a prescription to help them determine the length of the treatment as well as the appropriate dosage. Taking the tablet at the same time every day will help to remember the time of dosing. Even when using Trajenta (Linagliptin), patients should exercise a balanced diet to allow for smoother treatment. Trajenta (Linagliptin) tablets should not be substituted for healthy eating.

Trajenta Dosage

Patients are advised to follow a doctors prescription when using Trajenta (Linagliptin)in order to get the best treatment from the medication. If the patient misses a dose they should take it as soon as possible to prevent disrupting the prescription. However, patients should avoid taking a double dose to compensate for a missed dose. This may lead to overdosing. Any overdose incidences should be reported immediately to a physician to instruct on the best course of action to take. Self-medication is greatly discouraged as it may lead to overdosing or misuse of the drug. Adjusting the dosage to change the effects of the drug is also highly discouraged as it may lead to improper use of the medication.

Trajenta Side Effects

Using Trajenta (Linagliptin) may lead to some side effects. These side effects are very rare and mostly temporary; however, patients should contact a doctor if they experience any discomfort. Side effects include; a frequent cough, low blood sugar, inflammation of the throat and nose, inflammation of the pancreas.

Trajenta Precautions

Allergic reactions to this medication should be reported to a physician as soon as possible to avoid any adverse effects. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include; hives and rashes on the skin, having difficulty breathing or swallowing and swelling. Pregnant women and breast-feeding women should only take this medication under the doctor’s instruction. Self-medication may harm the unborn or lactating child. Patients of type 1 diabetes are also heavily discouraged from using this medication as it may worsen their condition.